נקד ᴵ to point, mark with points, dot.
— Qal - נְקַד PBH 1 he pointed, marked with points; MH 2 he vocalized, punctuate.
— Niph. - נִנְקַד PBH 1 was dotted; MH 2 was marked with points, was vocalized.
— Pi. - נִקֵּד 1 he vocalized, punctuated; 2 he dotted.
— Pu. - נֻקַּד PBH 1 was dotted; MH 2 was vocalized, was punctuated.
— Hith. - הִתְנַקֵּד was vocalized, was speckled, punctuated. [From נקד ᴵ.] [Aram.-Syr. נְקַז (= he pointed, punctured, pecked, wounded), Syr. נוּקְזָא, נוּקְדָּא (= point), Arab. naqaṭa (= he pointed, punctured). This base occurs in the Bible only in the adj. נָקֹד and in the nouns נְקֻדָּה, נִקּוּדִים. Base נקד ᴵ is related to base נקז.] Derivatives: נֶקֶד ᴵ, נַקְּדָן, נָקוּד, נִקּוּד, נְקִידָה, נוֹקְדָן, מַקֵּדָה, מַקּוֹד, נקדד.